“Marvel’s Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur – Grammy Winner ‘Raphael Saadiq’ Joins as Executive Music Producer for the animated series”
Raphael Saadiq, a three-time Grammy Award winner, was selected executive music producer for the new Marvel animated series Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur, according to a Disney announcement this week.
The series’ music will be composed and produced by Saadiq, a multi-instrumentalist songwriter and producer. Along with the announcement, a featurette on the subject was made available in which Saadiq talked about his desire to represent the diverse neighbourhoods and cultures of New York City, including hip-hop, pop, R&B, jazz, Jamaican, funk, Latin, and more.
Marvel’s Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur: Trailer
Marvel’s Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur: Synopsis
The official summary for the animated series states, “The highly-anticipated series chronicles the adventures of 13-year-old super-genius Lunella Lafayette and her 10-ton T-Rex, Devil Dinosaur. The pair cooperates to safeguard the Lower East Side of New York City after Lunella unintentionally transports Devil Dinosaur there via a temporal vortex.
Marvel’s Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur: Cast
Along with Fishburne, other cast members of Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur include Sasheer Zamata as Adria, Jermaine Fowler as James Jr., Fred Tatasciore as Devil Dinosaur, Gary Anthony Williams as Pops, and Diamond White as Lunella Lafayette (aka Moon Girl). Alfre Woodard will play Mimi, Lunella’s grandmother, and Libe Barer will play Casey, Lunella’s best friend